1 Killed in Two-Car Collision on Highway 85 in Saratoga


Man Killed, 2 Injured in Saratoga Car Crash on Highway 85

1 Killed in Two-Car Collision on Highway 85 in Saratoga

Saratoga, California – A man was killed and two other people hospitalized after a two-car crash on Highway 85, also known as W Valley Freeway in Saratoga.

According to a California Highway Patrol, the crash involving a white sedan and a gray pickup truck was reported on Wednesday morning, August 12, at around 11:20 a.m.

The collision took place near Saratoga Avenue, but the reason behind the crash was not immediately established.

Following the impact of the crash, the sedan sent over an embankment and burst into flames while the pickup came to rest on the road.

CHP said a man in his 70s was killed in the crash, and two other people from each vehicle were injured.

Both victims were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. The severity of their injuries was not mentioned.

Additional information regarding the crash was not provided.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Arin Khodaverdian, CEO and Managing Attorney of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights. Swift action by an intelligent and experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

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While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. We have numerous other 6-figure settlements within 30 days. While these results are atypical and do not predict future outcomes, justice in these cases helped bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the families.”

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